Words with Friends creators, Paul and David Bettner, have departed Zynga. The duo, which previously worked for Ensemble Studios before it was shuttered by Microsoft, sold their company Newtoy to Zynga for $53.3 million last year. The brothers are the latest on the list of executives to leave the firm in recent months joining: John Schappert, Jeff Karp, Allan Leinwand, Mike Verdu, Nils Puhlmann, Bill Mooney, Brian Birtwistle, and Wilson Kriegel. Thanks, GI International.
Microsoft managed to get Minecraft to display at a full 1080p on Nintendo Switch when docked.
The Overwatch Public Test Region (PTR) is designed to test patches and new additions before they hit the live server.
Destiny weekly reset for July 25 – Nightfall, Crucible, Challenge of Elders, featured raid changes detailed
Today is the last day of the Destiny 2 open beta, but Destiny 1 resets are still rolling around on schedule.
Double Fine Adventure will come to just one console during its launch window – the Android-based, crowd-funded Ouya, according to CEO Julie Uhrman.
Ian Fischer, once a lead designer at Ensemble Studios, has blasted manager Paul Bettner over his claims at GDC earlier this month that the outfit was inefficient and prone to crunch.
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Znyga will launch three new mobile games this year, based on its most popular properties.
To celebrate the fifth birthday of its App Store, Apple has disclosed a list of its best-selling iOS game and app releases to date. There are no prizes for guessing which game currently rules the roost. Apple is also giving away a selection free games from today.